Job ID: 168769

Assistant Professor Term - Chemical Engineering

University of Louisville

  • Oct. 4, 2021
  • Assistant Professor Term - Chemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • University of Louisville
    Louisville, KY
  • Open until filled
  • Available Immediately
  • Prof of Practice/Clinical Prof
  • Chemical/Petroleum

The Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Louisville seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor Term (non-tenure track) position with a tentative start date of January 2022. Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field, a strong grasp of the fundamentals of Chemical Engineering, outstanding communication skills, and a passion for making meaningful, positive contributions to the undergraduate and graduate educational experience. This position emphasizes teaching, particularly in Process Control, Unit Operations, and Safety. Successful candidates should be comfortable teaching a broad range of undergraduate and graduate Chemical Engineering courses. Industry experience is preferred, and the candidate should be able to engage/develop industry relationships to drive undergraduate curriculum development.

The J.B. Speed School of Engineering is home to eight departments and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 undergraduate students and 700 graduate students. The university has an approximate total enrollment of 22,000. Located between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and Nashville, Louisville is the state’s major metropolitan area with a population of approximately 750,000.

Applications consist of a cover letter that indicates qualifications for the position (1 page), a statement of teaching experience and philosophy (2 pages max), a current curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Materials are to be submitted as one file online via Review of applications will begin immediately, with applications being accepted until the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity
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Computers are available for application submission at the Human Resources Department located at 1980 Arthur Street – Louisville, Kentucky 40208.

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  • Noppadon Sathitsuksanoh
    Chemical Engineering
    University of Louisville
    Louisville, KY
  • 5028526737

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